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Mosque in Sona Masjid (Gaud)

Khania Dighi Mosque

About 750m beyond the turn-off for Darasbari Mosque, turn right at the bus stand and keep walking for around 250m until you see a sign directing you off to the right to this gorgeous single-domed mosque. Also known …
Mosque in Sona Masjid (Gaud)

Chhoto Sona Masjid

Built between 1493 and 1526, the well-preserved ‘Small Golden Mosque’ is oddly named, given that it’s actually jet black with just patches of terracotta brickwork. It’s a fine specimen of pre-Mughal architecture, th…
Ruins in Sona Masjid (Gaud)

Tahkhana Palace Ruins

About 100m beyond Sona Masjid, turn left down a signposted lane and keep walking for about 250m until you reach this small complex of ruins overlooking a small pond. The principal building is the Tahkhana Palace, bu…
Ruins in Sona Masjid (Gaud)

Darasbari Mosque

About 1km north of Sona Masjid along the main road, turn left down a lane signposted 'Darasbari Mosque'. About 500m along this lane you’ll come to this palace-like mosque built in 1470. It’s no longer an active mosq…